Mr Olusegun Olumide-Senbanjo, All Progressive Congress(APC) Senatorial aspirant, has declared intention to run for the forthcoming senatorial election come 2023, therefore, seeks communities support to actualise his mandate.
Olumide-Senbanjo made the declaration at the stakeholders meeting held in Ogun state, on Wednesday.
Olumide-Senbanjo consults Ijebu Central APC Executives, Seeks Unadulterated Support to make the project a reality.
The aspirant, Olumide-Senbanjo was a front-line grassroot politician and oil mogul.
According to him, his immediate federal constituency comprising of Ijebu Ode, Ijebu East and Odogbolu local governments.
“I plead to the Party Executives to allow me to serve as Ogun East Senatorial district liaison officer, mediating between the constituent, the State and the Federal Government, ” he said.
He said that, there was a need to have an unblemished synergy that would enhance the development of the Senatorial district which is sacrosanct especially to compliment the laudable achievements of the incumbent Governor of the State, Mr Dapo Abiodun.
“I called this stakeholders meeting for us to have a deliberation, in which I want to serve you all as a mediator between the State and Federal Government from this Senatorial district.
“To be able to tender our needs before the authorities and get things work the way it should, which will ensure we compliment the efforts and achievements of our Governor, Mr Dapo Abiodun, “he said.
In their respond, Hon. Akogun Idowu, Odogbolu local government Party Chairman and Hon. Wale Omowunmi, the Party Chairman, Ijebu North East acknowledged, said that there was a need to build the synergy which was truly undebatable.
They commended Senbanjo for starting his consultation from his home Constituency while admonishing him, to work his talk and jettison any form of violence even if provoked, stating that they believe his leadership will birth more development in the Senatorial district.
Meanwhile, Hon. Olalekan Disu, a.k.a Aroso, the Youths leaders in their address express their delight over S.O.S, they noted that a blue blooded Ijebu Ode son is their desire, if they were to support any Aspirant in Ogun East.
They however, solicited for empowerments and vocational trainings for the youths and women folk. They maintained that the era of youths being used and dump is over hence, all their desires must be fulfilled when the Aspirant gets into office.
In her reaction, the women leaders, Hon. Arijee Adefisayo sued for peace among all Aspirants also canvassed for recognition, just as the Governor is doing.They said women in politics are no longer musicians but now holds positions and must be included in schemes of things including job provisions, empowerments and political appointments.
Present at the meeting were the Local Government Party Chairmen of Ijebu Ode, Odogbolu and Ijebu East, Local Government Secretaries, Women Leaders and Youth Leaders; Ward Chairmen, their Secretaries, Youth and Women leaders